During the subsequent conversations on Facebook, Torres continued asking for sex and sent several photographs of his exposed genitals to Detective Webbe, even after acknowledging that he knew he could be arrested for doing so due to the girl’s age.Detectives served a search warrant on Torres’ home on Friday afternoon, seizing an Apple i Pod that Torres used to send the photographs to Detective Webbe.Later, he switched to using a webcam, according to a profile by Matt Bai in the New York Times Magazine.
At first, the meetings took place in cars or out-of-the-way places.Well, since moving here, we have moved around a bit.He is on his 3rd middle school since 2011 and the last school he was bullied.The girl’s parents contacted the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Department, who referred the case to Detective Brian Webbe of the District Attorney’s Office, who specializes in investigating the exploitation of children online as part of the Pennsylvania Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.Detective Webbe obtained permission from the girl’s parents to assume her identity on Facebook and continue the conversation with Torres.He attracted some mean kids who ultimately beat him up because he was playing with rocks and sticks. We had a discussion about STEAM years ago and his step father and I said NO WAY! My son REFUSES to go anywhere with us, the only way he will do anything is if I threaten to take away his computer/internet access. He is allowed 2 hours after school, not a second longer.